South Korea

Another Public Enemy

Another Public Enemy

Director: Woo-Suk Kang
Year: 2005

When a number of unsolved crimes are linked to an enigmatic foundation, newly assigned prosecutor Kang steps up the investigation using his own brand of justice. But after he realizes the man behind the vast corruption of bribery, embezzlement and...

Another Public Enemy

Ape

Ape

Director: Paul Ledar
Year: 1976

Newly Re-mastered in 3-D and HD! A freighter peacefully glides the still waters of a soft Pacific night; their cargo: a recently captured 36-foot ape. A giant fist comes up through the deck sending the sailors sprawling and in a matter of seconds,...

Ape

Arang

Arang

Director: Ahn Sang Hoon
Year: 2006

A veteran female detective, So-Young, and her rookie assistant are investigating a recent series of bizarre and horrifying murders. All of the victims seem to have died due to an acid unleashed inside of their bodies. As the two detectives discover...

Arang

Bloody Reunion

Bloody Reunion

Director: Lim Dae-Wung
Year: 2006

After 16-years pass, a group of former students decide to visit their sickly, wheel-chair bound teacher Ms. Park at her country cottage for an impromptu class reunion before the frail woman dies. Once the tearful hellos are complete, it becomes clea...

Bloody Reunion

Bloody Ties

Bloody Ties

Director: Ho Choi
Year: 2006

A crystal meth dealer with a tragic past is forced to team up with a renegade cop to take down a powerful crime lord. Reminiscent of the Hong Kong action films of the 80s but full of the dark and unpredictable machismo of Korean cinema today, Blood...

Bloody Ties

The Bow

The Bow

Director: Kim Ki-Duk
Year: 2005

A crusty old man and a beautiful young girl live on a fishing boat, which has been floating at sea for over 10 years. The old man plans to marry the 16-year-old on her next birthday, and counts the days down on his calendar. In addition to the girl,...

The Bow

Breath

Breath

Director: Kim Ki-Duk
Year: 2007

Acclaimed South Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-duk returns with his 14th film as a director, a tender romantic drama centering on the unusual relationship between a condemned prisoner and a married female artist. Jin is a convicted killer awaiting executio...

Breath

The Butcher

The Butcher

Director: Kim Ji-won
Year: 2007

A small group of people lie battered and bound on the floor of a dirty slaughterhouse covered in blood. Scared and confused, they soon learn their captors are snuff film producers and plan to torture them as creatively and heinously as possible...

The Butcher

Chi-hwa-seon

Chi-hwa-seon

Director: Im Kwon Taek
Year: 2002

Im Kwon-Taek's ninety-fifth film tells the story of renowned nineteenth-century painter Jang Seung-up (Choi Min-Sik), an artist whose revolutionary work - and persona - forever changed the face of Korean art. Sweeping yet personal, Chihwaseon paints...

Chi-hwa-seon

The Coast Guard

The Coast Guard

Director: Kim Ki-Duk
Year: 2002

Private Kang, a member of Coast Guard Platoon 23, monitors a stretch of beach lined with barbed-wire fencing. Driven by the belief that killing a spy is the highest honor, Kang eagerly awaits a chance to prove his worth as a soldier. One night, Kan...

The Coast Guard

Ex-Drummer

Ex-Drummer

Director: Tae-kyeong Kim
Year: 2007

Ji-won, played by the popular Korean actress Kim Ha-Neul (My Tutor Friend, The Duelist, and the hit Korean TV show Damo) is a bright young student, but something happened to her that left her with a blank memory. She has very little recollection of...

Ex-Drummer

Face

Face

Director: Sang-Gon Yoo
Year: 2002

A serial killer is burning away the flesh of his victims with acid leaving only the bones behind. The police turn to Hyun-min, a former forensic sculptor adept in reconstructing faces by examining and interpreting skulls. With the victim's bones in...

Face

H

H

Director: Jong-hyuk Lee
Year: 2002

Shin Hyun (Cho Seung-woo) walks into the local police station toting the mutilated bodies of six missing women, confesses to the murders and accepts his fate. A psychopathic serial killer is caught and the case closed. Or is it? One year later, the...

H

A Hard Day

A Hard Day

Director: KIM Seong-hun
Year: 2014

Homicide detective Gun-soo is having a hard day: in less than 24 hours, he receives a divorce notice from his wife, his mother passes away, and along with his coworkers, he becomes the focus of a police investigation over alleged embezzlement.

A Hard Day

In Another Country

In Another Country

Director: Hong Sang-soo
Year: 2012

Legendary French actress Isabelle Huppert stars in a film from South Korean master Hong Sang-soo. In a triptych of overlapping stories, three different French women (a filmmaker, an adulterer and a divorce- Huppert, Huppert and...Huppert) visit a...

In Another Country

In Between Days

In Between Days

Director: So Yong Kim
Year: 2006

Award winner at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, IN BETWEEN DAYS conveys "an extraordinary sense of intimacy" in depicting a young Korean immigrant's journey toward self-discovery.

In Between Days

Lady Vengeance

Lady Vengeance

Director: Chan Wook Park
Year: 2005

After being wrongfully convicted of kidnapping and murdering a young child, a beautiful young woman (Lee Young-ae) is imprisoned for 13 years and forced to give up her own daughter. While in prison she gains the respect and loyalty of her fellow...

Lady Vengeance

Oldboy

Oldboy

Director: Chan Wook Park
Year: 2003

OLDBOY tells the tragic story of Oh Dae-su (Choi Min-sik), who is kid- napped and imprisoned in a hotel room for 15 years without explanation. With no human interaction, his only company is the television, where he sees he has been framed for the...

Oldboy

Poetry

Poetry

Director: Lee Chang-dong
Year: 2010

A sixty-something woman, faced with a crippling medical diagnosis and the discovery of a heinous family crime, finds strength and purpose when she enrolls in a poetry class. Lee Chang-dong's follow-up to his acclaimed Secret Sunshine is a masterful...

Poetry

The President's Last Bang

The President's Last Bang

Director: Im Sangsoo
Year: 2005

Imaginatively recreating the 1979 assassination of South Korean President Park Chung-hee, writer-director Im Sang-soo dares to make complex, realistically neurotic characters out of the most polarizing figures in modern Korean political history.

The President's Last Bang

R-Point (Ghosts of War)

R-Point (Ghosts of War)

Director: Kong Su-Chang
Year: 2005

Korean soldiers searching for a missing platoon in 1972 Vietnam end up encountering forces that basic training never prepared them for. Giving new meaning to the phrase the horrors of war, R-Point exists at the goose-flesh-inducing intersection of...

R-Point (Ghosts of War)

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes

Director: Yong-gyun Kim
Year: 2002

Everyone who comes into contact with the red shoes shoes desperately craves them and a curse began hundreds of years ago will once again rear its ugly head.

The Red Shoes

Songs from the North

Songs from the North

Director: Soon-Mi Yoo
Year: 2014

SONGS FROM THE NORTH is an essay film which offers an unique look at the enigma of North Korea, a country typically seen through the distorted lens of jingoistic propaganda and derisive satire.

Songs from the North

Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance

Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance

Director: Chan Wook Park
Year: 2002

Unable to afford proper care for his dying sister, Ryu (Shin Ha-kyun - Lady Vengeance) is urged by his girlfriend (Bae Doo-na - The Host) urges Ryu to kidnap his boss's daughter. Ryu agrees, but unforseen tragedies turn an innocent con into a...

Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance

Take Care of My Cat

Take Care of My Cat

Director: Jae-eun Jeong
Year: 2001

A surprise hit at festivals from Rotterdam to Toronto, this first time film by a young Korean woman is an original and engaging look at young women trying to navigate the traumatic journey to adulthood.

Take Care of My Cat

A Tale of Two Sisters

A Tale of Two Sisters

Director: Ji-woon Kim
Year: 2003

When Su-mi and Su-yeon return home from the hospital after their mother's death, they are con- tinually tormented by their stepmother. They have no choice but to endure their suffering as unexplainable things start to occur at the house. Could it...

A Tale of Two Sisters

Thirst

Thirst

Director: Chan Wook Park
Year: 2009

A blood transfusion saves the life of a priest but also transforms him into a vampire. He struggles to control his insatiable thirst for blood until a love affair unleashes his darkest desires in deadly new ways.

Thirst

Untold Scandal

Untold Scandal

Director: E J-Yong
Year: 2003

Combining bold erotica, historical detail, and eloquent tragedy, Untold Scandalroots Choderlos de Laclo' Les Liaisons Dangereuses in 19th Century Korea. Previously set in pre-revolutionary France (Dangerous Liaisons) and in a wealthy New York prep...

Untold Scandal

Yongary, Monster From the Deep

Yongary, Monster From the Deep

Director: Ki-duk Kim
Year: 1967

A monstrous creature creates destruction throughout Korea... as scientists running against time create a refrigerant that maybe the only weapon to stop the monster before it destroys the whole country.

Yongary, Monster From the Deep

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